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Trump: Two-State Solution Preferable, But Up to Israel, Palestinians to Decide

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes the concept of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, expressing his preference on the...

February 24, 2017 11:15 am

Pentagon Considers Deploying US Troops to Syria to Combat ISIS

The top U.S. military officer declined repeatedly on Thursday to rule out committing U.S. ground troops to battle the Islamic State in in Syria, stressing that the Pentagon will present President Donald Trump with “a...

Jewish Brothers Abducted, Attacked With Wood Saw in Paris Suburb

Two French Jewish brothers were briefly abducted and abused by a group of men in a Paris suburb in an incident that ended with the brothers being beaten and attacked with a wood saw, the...

Covert Watchdog Exposes ‘Cover-Up’ by U of Texas ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Chapter After Widespread Jew-Hatred Among Its Members Revealed

After being exposed for social media posts calling on followers to "stuff Jews in the oven," among other things, students at a Texas university have adopted a strategy to cover their tracks, a representative of a...

February 24, 2017 7:59 am

South Carolina Latest US State to Tackle Campus Antisemitism

JNS.org - South Carolina lawmakers are considering a new bill to help school administrators better combat...

February 24, 2017 6:03 am

Jewish, Christian Groups to Fund, Implement Security Upgrades for Jews in Nice

JNS.org - Two international organizations announced that they will fund and implement security upgrades to protect...

February 23, 2017 5:13 pm

As Ties Flourish, Indian PM Modi Approves $2.5 Billion Deal to Acquire Israeli Aerial Defense System

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved on Thursday a $2.5 billion deal to acquire an Israeli...

February 23, 2017 4:19 pm

Posters Questioning Whether ‘Six Million Really Died’ in Holocaust Found on University of Calgary Campus

Posters questioning the Jewish death toll in the Holocaust were found last week on the campus of...

February 23, 2017 3:36 pm
February 24, 2017 11:15 am

Trump: Two-State Solution Preferable, But Up to Israel, Palestinians to Decide

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes the concept of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, expressing his preference on the issue...

February 24, 2017 11:13 am

Pentagon Considers Deploying US Troops to Syria to Combat ISIS

The top U.S. military officer declined repeatedly on Thursday to rule out committing U.S. ground troops to battle the Islamic State in in Syria, stressing...

February 24, 2017 11:12 am

Jewish Brothers Abducted, Attacked With Wood Saw in Paris Suburb

Two French Jewish brothers were briefly abducted and abused by a group of men in a Paris suburb in an incident that ended with the...

February 24, 2017 9:50 am

Covert Watchdog Exposes ‘Cover-Up’ by U of Texas ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Chapter After Widespread Jew-Hatred Among Its Members Revealed

After being exposed for social media posts calling on followers to "stuff Jews in the oven," among other things, students at a Texas university have adopted...

February 24, 2017 7:59 am

South Carolina Latest US State to Tackle Campus Antisemitism

JNS.org - South Carolina lawmakers are considering a new bill to help school administrators better combat antisemitism at state universities, making their state the latest to...

February 24, 2017 6:03 am

Jewish, Christian Groups to Fund, Implement Security Upgrades for Jews in Nice

JNS.org - Two international organizations announced that they will fund and implement security upgrades to protect the Jewish community in the French city of Nice, where...

February 23, 2017 5:13 pm

As Ties Flourish, Indian PM Modi Approves $2.5 Billion Deal to Acquire Israeli Aerial Defense System

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved on Thursday a $2.5 billion deal to acquire an Israeli aerial defense system for his country’s military, the Mail Today...

February 23, 2017 4:19 pm

Posters Questioning Whether ‘Six Million Really Died’ in Holocaust Found on University of Calgary Campus

Posters questioning the Jewish death toll in the Holocaust were found last week on the campus of the University of Calgary in Canada, the student newspaper The...

February 23, 2017 3:36 pm

Election to Student Government of ‘Proud to Be Called a Terrorist’ Tweeter Stems From Apathy to Antisemitism on Exeter Campus, Says Member of UK University’s Jewish Society

A member of the Jewish Society at the University of Exeter in Britain told The Algemeiner that apathy about antisemitism on campus allowed for the election to...

February 23, 2017 1:12 pm

UN Envoy Haley Meets With Family of Slain IDF Soldier Kidnapped by Hamas

JNS.org - US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley met with the family of an Israeli soldier killed in action by Hamas, and whose body...

February 23, 2017 12:48 pm

Israeli President Rivlin Praises US VP Pence for Aiding in Cleanup Effort at Desecrated St. Louis Jewish Cemetery as ‘Stand Against Antisemitism’

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin thanked US Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday, a day after Pence stopped at a recently vandalized Jewish cemetery in Missouri...

February 23, 2017 11:00 am

Vice President Mike Pence Visits Jewish Cemetery Vandalized in Missouri, Condemns Antisemitism

JNS.org - Vice President Mike Pence visited the Jewish cemetery near St. Louis, Mo., Wednesday to pitch in on efforts to repair more than 170 tombstones...

February 23, 2017 8:44 am

Israeli TV Personality Lucy Aharish Tells San Diego Students How Pride in Muslim Arab Heritage, Patriotism Helped Her Overcome Obstacles in Jewish State

A celebrity Israeli anchor who hosts a morning current-affairs program told an audience at San Diego State University (SDSU) earlier this month about the parental...

February 22, 2017 8:15 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: All Hands on Deck Required for Fight Against Antisemitism in US

The fight against antisemitism in the US requires “all hands on deck,” the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said during an i24 News appearance on Tuesday. Dovid Efune called...

Culture

Finding ‘The Lost Book of Moses’

The Lost Book of Moses is an account of author Chanan Tigay’s exhaustive search for the whereabouts and authenticity of the...

TripAdvisor Ranks Eilat Hotel Best in Middle East, 25th Worldwide

A luxury hotel in the southern Israeli resort town of Eilat was ranked first in the region and 25th internationally by a...

Features

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Opinion

New York Times Promotes Myth That Jews Oppose Organ Donation

The first paragraph of a New York Times opinion piece inaccurately portrays Judaism as opposed to organ donation. The Times article, by Ariana Tobin, an “engagement reporter” at the nonprofit news...

Israel

Israel Denies Visas to Staff Members of ‘Extreme, Hostile’ NGO ...

Israel is refusing to issue visas to the international staff of one of the most prominent international human rights NGOs...

Middle East

Iranian President Rouhani, Touted in West as ‘Moderate,’ Calls ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani -- touted by many in the West as a “moderate” -- hailed on Wednesday the “tireless...

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